Coaches Survey Results

Attached is a summary of the results from the CYS Coaches Survey that was conducted in fall 2007.

Key coaching challenges / issues:

  1. Player behavior issues
  2. Parent behavior / education

CYS next steps:

  1. Develop Parents "Code of Conduct" and parent education materials
  2. Distribute Coaching Binder and Novice Coach DVD to coaches prior to or during the Spring season
  3. Continue to host coaching clinics for players (Instructors from Mass Youth Soccer will be conducting two coaching clinics for CYS players in the Spring)
  4. Continue to host coach licensing courses (USSF "F" course in the Spring)

For more details on the survey results and recommendations, please review the attachments below.

Fall 2007 CYS Coaches Survey Results [PDF file]


CYS Coaching Philosophy
CYS Mission and Coaching Philosophy
CYS Coaching Guidelines
Mass Youth Soccer Coaching Guidelines
Zero Tolerance Policy
Coaches Code of Conduct

Coaching Resources / Education
CYS Coaches Manual
Lesson Plans for Soccer Practices
Useful Youth Soccer Coaching Websites
Coaching License Courses

Coach Administration Checklist
Scheduling Practice Fields
BAYS Make-up Game Procedure
BAYS Placement Field Evaluations

Safety, Injuries and Emergencies
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
CYS Coaches Survey Results
Referee's Pointers for BAYS Coaches
Coach Application Form (Acrobat PDF)

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